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How Medical Marijuana Treatment Can Help Opioid Addicts

Medical cannabis administration is associated with improved cognitive performance and lower levels of prescription drug use.

Study Shows Marijuana’s CBD Reduces Blood Pressure

a study released earlier this month examined the effect that cannabidiol, or CBD, has on blood pressure and the results were encouraging.

Your Nose Knows: How To Select The Right Marijuana For You

When you take a whiff of a cannabis and like what you smell, chances are your body is telling you that this is what it wants. That's right: Your nose knows.

Researchers Want To Study How Marijuana Dabbing Affects Driving Skills

Researchers at Colorado State University have decided to take a closer look at how marijuana dabbing may impair a person’s ability to drive.

Chronic Pain Patients Are Ditching Opioids In Favor Of Marijuana

Hit your thumb with a hammer. There, now you have a perfect example of acute pain. Chronic pain is much more insidious and dangerous.

Science: Here’s Proof Marijuana Can Help Battle Opioid Addiction

Cannabidiol reduces heroin cravings more than a week after abstinence, and seems to restore some of the neurobiological damage induced by opioid use.

Did You Know The Farmers In Italy Grow Hemp To Save Their Soil?

Soon, farmers hope, the town that declared bankruptcy in 2006 will be known for a cannabis. Industrial hemp, to be precise.

The Link Between Marijuana And Creativity: Is It A Thing?

What does science say about the connection between marijuana and creativity?

Let’s Talk About The “New” Syndrome In Which Weed Users Can’t Stop Puking

Cannabinoid hypermesis syndrome, according to researchers in Colorado, can trigger stomach pain and nausea in a small number of patients. For reasons that are still unclear, the symptoms can only be eased by hot baths or long hot showers.

Science: Regular Consumption Of Marijuana Keeps You Fit And Active

Here's a new health-related adage to consider: Regular consumption of marijuana (in whatever form) keeps you thin and active.